Mythbusters live show, featuring TV stars Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman, coming to DeVos Performance Hall

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — The live touring show based on Discovery TV hit “Mythbusters” and featuring stars Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage, is coming to Grand Rapids. “Mythbusters: Jamie and Adam Unleashed” will take place at 7:30 p.m. April 16, 2015 in DeVos Performance Hall. Tickets are $42.50, $52.50, $62.50 and $72.50, and go on […]

Failure:Lab to share message with 500 students in first-ever school event

EAST GRAND RAPIDS, MI — For the first time since its inaugural event two years ago, Failure:Lab will share its message to an exclusive group of high school students. Nearly 500 juniors and seniors at East Grand Rapids High School will hear from Failure:Lab participants on Monday, Feb. 2, prior to the public event later […]

Heart specialist to speak on top three ways to prevent cardiac hospitalization

File photo |  GRAND RAPIDS, MI – A cardiologist will discuss the “top three ways to prevent cardiac hospitalization” in a talk Feb. 9 at Covenant Village of the Great Lakes. Dr. Prerana Manohar will speak as part of a monthly lecture series on health. The medical director of Heart + Wellness Institute in […]

Big Rapids man, 33, charged with child abuse, indecent exposure

Mecosta County Jail  BIG RAPIDS, MI — A 33-year-old Big Rapids man is charged with child abuse and indecent exposure after Child Protective Services workers contacted police last fall. The allegations against Charles Elliot Roberts-Knowles involve at least two victims. CPS contacted police in October regarding reports of alleged child abuse. Police said another person, […]

7th-ranked Calvin women’s basketball defeats Albion 75-44

ALBION – The 7th-ranked Calvin women’s basketball team remained unbeaten and stayed atop the MIAA standings with a 75-44 victory at Albion Wednesday night. Abby SpringerSandy Palmatter photo  The Knights are now 18-0 on the year and 9-0 in the MIAA, a half-game ahead of 9-1 Hope. After falling behind 5-0 early to Albion, the […]

Hope men’s basketball wins 68-56 at Adrian

The Hope College men’s basketball team is ready for its rematches with the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association’s top two teams. The Flying Dutchmen remained one game out of first place in the league standings by winning 68-58 at Adrian on Wednesday. Alex EidsonHope College Sports Information  Senior guard Alex Eidson of Grand Haven, Michigan (Grand […]